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8th Sep 2015


School of Science Seminar: Cetacean Conservation Challenges

New Zealand waters are a hot-spot for cetaceans. We know a lot about a few species and very little about the majority of them. As they are long-lived, slow-breeding species,…

17th Sep 2015


Establishing a National Māori Biosecurity Network - Kīngitanga Day presentation

Melanie's research interests are in the broader Māori and indigenous development area with specific interests in developing new industries for Māori communities, Māori politics and governance, and Māori workforce development…

17th Sep 2015


Sustainable Management of Kōura in Te Arawa Lakes - Kīngitanga Day presentation

Freshwater crayfish are an important component of lake food webs and support important customary fisheries for Te Arawa iwi in the Rotorua Lakes. Facilitators: Professor Bruce Clarkson and Dr Ian…

17th Sep 2015


A Collaborative Approach to Coastal Marine Science in the Bay of Plenty - Kīngitanga Day presentation

Collaborations and partnerships are important for the development of meaningful science and relationships. Facilitator: Dr Ian Duggan

19th Sep 2015


Applicant Day

Applicant Day offers an opportunity for prospective students, applicants and their families to visit the University of Waikato campus and explore what the University has to offer. The event will…

21st Sep 2015


Cafe Scientifique - University of Waikato Coastal Marine Research Riot

Since opening in 2011, the University of Waikato's Coastal Marine Field Station has experienced unprecedented growth in research demand, especially in relation to the grounding of the Rena on Astrolabe…

19th Oct 2015

Carter Holt Harvey Pulp & Paper - Engineering Design Show

Join the School of Engineering's second, third and fourth-year students as they showcase their research projects in the forms of posters, displays and seminars.The three-day event covers the topics of…

21st Oct 2015



Every year since 1997 the Department of Chemistry has given the opportunity for students studying chemistry at NCEA level 2 to compete for the ChemQuest™ trophy and other prizes. Secondary…

24th Oct 2015


Cafe Scientifique - Prof Hopi E. Hoekstra, Harvard University

Part of the Allan Wilson Centre NZ Lecture Tour.Dr Hoekstra is the Alexander Agassiz Professor of Zoology in the Department of Organismic & Evolutionary Biology and the Department of Molecular…

23rd Nov 2015


Cafe Scientifique - Can we stop overeating?

Caught between evolution, physiology and obesity 'miracle' cures.Café Scientifique is organised by Julia and Warren Banks, Saffron Consulting Ltd, with support from the University of Waikato. Presentations start at 7.00pm…